Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who attended the launch event virtually, hailed Karnataka for setting an example for other States to follow.
Why there is a rush to go abroad for the so-called 'Higher Education' by those who can afford it or very often by the hordes who have to stretch their parent’s resources to somehow manage to pay.
PM Narendra Modi announced a number of initiatives in his address to the nation, marking completion of one year of the new National Education Policy (NEP)
While the primary functions of the teacher as an educator, mentor and emotionally intelligent person remains, teachers should be well equipped to meet the challenges and aspirations of a digital student.
The ministry has also issued guidelines for offering support to students during the closure of schools and when they reopen.
Task force to talk to stakeholders and submit a report in a month.
Policy can bring a paradigm shift in the entire education system, says Vice-President
Addressing the centenary convocation of the University of Mysore, Prime Minister Modi said that the current decade is filled with opportunities for the country’s youth.
Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal said that the country has a robust education system, equipped with high quality research facilities. He also claimed that National Education Policy 2020 has helped universities throughout the country to compete with international universities.
With National Educational Policy, students will find it easier to get along with people across different cultures and languages.
Mahatma Gandhi believed that the education system gave primacy to the mind and kept the body & spirit somewhere at the backburner.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the National Education Policy's recommendations on foundational literacy and numeracy will be implemented as “a national mission.”
PM Modi said that NEP ( New Education Policy) aims to remove this pressure and make learning a fun-based and complete experience.
Presently, there are six operational detention centres inside six jails of Assam. Education for the children inside such centres appears to be of less priority for the Government.
The long awaited National Education Policy was an opportunity to break the pseudo not-for-profit hypocrisy that exists in the Indian education.
In the education process introduced during the Birtish colonialism, the most important thing has been obedience, not intelligence or ingenuity, write Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev.
Though teaching in mother tongue is not necessary, Kasturirangan says there is scientific evidence that shows students learn better in the language they speak and understand.
The National Education Policy is undoubtedly one of the best education policies India has ever seen. But to sow the seed of this policy, some major tilling of the soil is essential.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.